Welcome to "Rapidly Rotating Records," Glenn Robison's weekly, one hour radio program of "toe-tapping music from rapidly rotating 78 RPM records of the 1920s and 30s", broadcast Sunday evenings at 6:00 PM over KISL FM 88.7 Avalon.
On this week's BRAND NEW edition of Rapidly Rotating Records, we're going to take a musical trip to Egypt to visit the pyramids, we'll give a suggestion to a television show, celebrate the birthdays of Ted Weems and Ben Oakland (who gets his very own entire segment for the first time on the show) and celebrate Sea Otter Awareness Week! As always, just click on the link below to instantly listen streaming online and/or download the show. Your comments, topic suggestions and requests are always welcome. Enjoy the show!
Here's the complete playlist:
Segment 1: Pyramids
'Mid The Pyramids – Clarence M. Jones and His Sock Four
Pyrimiding "The Swan" – Richard Himber's Rhythmic Pyramids Orchestra
By The Pyramids – The Happy Six
Segment 2: What Are You Doing?
Building A Home For You – Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians / Carmen Lombardo, v.
Finding The Long Way Home – Ben Pollack and His Park Central Orchestra / Scrappy Lambert, v.
Holding My Honey's Hand – Russ Carlson AHO / Dick Robertson, v.
I'm Hummin'-I'm Whistlin'-I'm Singin' – Harry Roy AHO / Bill Currie, v.
Segment 3: Ted Weems
Mysterious Mose – Ted Weems AHO / Parker Gibbs & Chorus, v.
If I Ever Cry (You'll Never Know) – Ted Weems AHO
Miss Wonderful – Ted Weems AHO / Parker Gibbs, v.
Segment 4: Ben Oakland
Everybody's Laughing – Ted FioRito AHO / Muzzy Marcellino, v.
I'm Counting On You – Paul WHiteman AHO / Ramona Davies, v.
If I Love Again – Lew Stone and His Band / Joe Ferrie, v.
Segment 5: Sea Otter Awareness Week
You Oughta See My Gal – Wilton Crawley Orchestra
You Ought To Be In Pictures – Al Bowlly
You Ought To See Sally On Sunday – Debroy Somers Band / Dan Donovan, v.
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